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Napoleon and Waterloo the Emperor"s campaign with the Armée du nord, 1815. by Archibald Frank Becke

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd. in London .
Written in English


  • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Elba and the Hundred Days, 1814-1815,
  • Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815

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Edition Notes

StatementWith 5 maps and 6 sketches.
LC ClassificationsDC242 .B4
The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6341003M
LC Control Number36019573

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